The table below looks at the statistics for ISEB in IT jobs advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ISEB over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 102 51 66
Rank change year-on-year
-51 +15
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 113 160 137
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.26% 4.39% 3.67%
As % of the Qualifications category 9.45% 17.24% 16.02%
Number of salaries quoted 95 123 121
Average salary £35,000 £38,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £31,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £36,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+2.77% +1.40%
ISEB
Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Yorkshire region.

Qualifications Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1196 928 855
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 23.96% 25.49% 22.93%
Number of salaries quoted 955 716 701
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +4.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,995 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.23% +2.48%

ISEB
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing ISEB across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

ISEB Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

ISEB
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing ISEB across the West Yorkshire region.

ISEB Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

ISEB
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ISEB across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

ISEB Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

ISEB
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ISEB within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds -46 92 £35,000 -6.66% 7
Bradford -16 8 £37,500 -10.71%
Halifax -18 3 £31,500 -34.37%
Wakefield -5 1 £22,500 -13.46%
ISEB
Yorkshire

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing ISEB also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited ISEB.

1 108 (37.89%) Test Scripting
2 76 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
3 69 (24.21%) Software Testing
4 64 (22.46%) Selenium
5 59 (20.70%) Stakeholder Management
6 58 (20.35%) SQL
7 57 (20.00%) QA
7 57 (20.00%) Automation Testing
8 56 (19.65%) Finance
9 55 (19.30%) User Acceptance Testing
10 54 (18.95%) Business Analysis
10 54 (18.95%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 50 (17.54%) ISTQB
12 42 (14.74%) Test Strategy
13 37 (12.98%) Automated Testing
14 35 (12.28%) Regression Testing
15 32 (11.23%) Scrum
16 30 (10.53%) Microsoft
17 28 (9.82%) Java
18 27 (9.47%) BDD
19 25 (8.77%) TDD
20 24 (8.42%) MS Excel
21 23 (8.07%) HP
22 22 (7.72%) ITIL
22 22 (7.72%) Test Automation
23 21 (7.37%) WebDriver
23 21 (7.37%) Project Planning
24 20 (7.02%) Banking
24 20 (7.02%) HP Quality Center
24 20 (7.02%) System Testing

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing ISEB also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited ISEB. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (2.81%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (0.35%) Confluence
2 1 (0.35%) Lync
2 1 (0.35%) IIS
2 1 (0.35%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.35%) WinCC
Applications
1 24 (8.42%) MS Excel
2 19 (6.67%) MS Office
3 11 (3.86%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.05%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.11%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.05%) HTTP
2 1 (0.35%) VLAN
2 1 (0.35%) LAN
2 1 (0.35%) WAN
2 1 (0.35%) Ethernet
2 1 (0.35%) FTP
2 1 (0.35%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.35%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (5.61%) SQL Server
2 8 (2.81%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (2.11%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (0.70%) Oracle Database
4 2 (0.70%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (0.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.35%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 64 (22.46%) Selenium
2 21 (7.37%) WebDriver
3 18 (6.32%) SoapUI
4 16 (5.61%) Team Foundation Server
5 15 (5.26%) QuickTest Pro
6 13 (4.56%) Cucumber
7 11 (3.86%) JUnit
7 11 (3.86%) LoadRunner
8 10 (3.51%) Jenkins
8 10 (3.51%) Git (software)
9 9 (3.16%) Subversion
9 9 (3.16%) Capybara
10 3 (1.05%) Visual Studio
11 2 (0.70%) Eclipse
12 1 (0.35%) JIRA
12 1 (0.35%) WATIR
12 1 (0.35%) FitNesse
12 1 (0.35%) TestNG
12 1 (0.35%) MSTest
12 1 (0.35%) WinRunner
General
1 56 (19.65%) Finance
2 20 (7.02%) Banking
3 18 (6.32%) Retail
4 11 (3.86%) Telecoms
5 8 (2.81%) Investment Banking
5 8 (2.81%) Retail Banking
6 3 (1.05%) Legal
7 2 (0.70%) Marketing
8 1 (0.35%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.35%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 175 (61.40%) Analyst
2 118 (41.40%) Test Analyst
3 55 (19.30%) Business Analyst
4 39 (13.68%) Tester
5 31 (10.88%) Test Manager
6 26 (9.12%) Senior Analyst
7 22 (7.72%) Senior Test Analyst
7 22 (7.72%) Test Consultant
7 22 (7.72%) Consultant
8 20 (7.02%) Test Leader
9 19 (6.67%) Automation Analyst
9 19 (6.67%) Lead Test Analyst
9 19 (6.67%) Automation Test Analyst
10 10 (3.51%) Automation Tester
10 10 (3.51%) Financial Business Analyst
10 10 (3.51%) Financial Services Business Analyst
11 9 (3.16%) Selenium Tester
12 8 (2.81%) Performance Consultant
12 8 (2.81%) Senior Consultant
12 8 (2.81%) Senior Test Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (6.32%) XML
1 18 (6.32%) .NET
2 14 (4.91%) SOAP
3 8 (2.81%) Web Services
3 8 (2.81%) ASP.NET
4 6 (2.11%) WinForms
4 6 (2.11%) ASP.NET MVC
4 6 (2.11%) .NET Framework
5 4 (1.40%) XSD
6 3 (1.05%) WSDL
7 2 (0.70%) Silverlight
8 1 (0.35%) Ajax
8 1 (0.35%) JSON
8 1 (0.35%) WCF
8 1 (0.35%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (3.51%) Management Information System
2 9 (3.16%) Computer Science
3 7 (2.46%) NHS
4 6 (2.11%) DTV
5 3 (1.05%) iSeries
5 3 (1.05%) Client/Server
6 2 (0.70%) N-Tier
6 2 (0.70%) IVR
7 1 (0.35%) SCADA
7 1 (0.35%) Visualisation
7 1 (0.35%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.35%) Firmware
7 1 (0.35%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 10 (3.51%) Windows
1 10 (3.51%) Apple iOS
2 8 (2.81%) Linux
3 7 (2.46%) Ubuntu
3 7 (2.46%) Android
4 6 (2.11%) CentOS
4 6 (2.11%) Windows 8
5 2 (0.70%) UNIX
5 2 (0.70%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.35%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 108 (37.89%) Test Scripting
2 76 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
3 69 (24.21%) Software Testing
4 59 (20.70%) Stakeholder Management
5 57 (20.00%) Automation Testing
6 55 (19.30%) User Acceptance Testing
7 54 (18.95%) Business Analysis
8 42 (14.74%) Test Strategy
9 37 (12.98%) Automated Testing
10 35 (12.28%) Regression Testing
11 32 (11.23%) Scrum
12 27 (9.47%) BDD
13 25 (8.77%) TDD
14 22 (7.72%) ITIL
14 22 (7.72%) Test Automation
15 21 (7.37%) Project Planning
16 20 (7.02%) System Testing
17 19 (6.67%) Waterfall
18 17 (5.96%) UML
19 16 (5.61%) Non-Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 58 (20.35%) SQL
2 28 (9.82%) Java
3 18 (6.32%) C#
4 6 (2.11%) Python
5 1 (0.35%) Objective-C
5 1 (0.35%) Perl
5 1 (0.35%) PHP
5 1 (0.35%) T-SQL
5 1 (0.35%) VB.NET
5 1 (0.35%) PowerHouse
5 1 (0.35%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 54 (18.95%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 50 (17.54%) ISTQB
3 19 (6.67%) Degree
4 9 (3.16%) ITIL Certification
5 7 (2.46%) ISEB Practitioner
5 7 (2.46%) CISSP
6 6 (2.11%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 3 (1.05%) CBAP
7 3 (1.05%) CISM
8 2 (0.70%) Chartered Engineer
8 2 (0.70%) MBCS
9 1 (0.35%) PMP
9 1 (0.35%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 57 (20.00%) QA
2 5 (1.75%) SLA
3 3 (1.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (1.05%) HL7
4 2 (0.70%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.70%) TickIT
System Software
1 1 (0.35%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 20 (7.02%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.35%) OpenView
Vendors
1 30 (10.53%) Microsoft
2 23 (8.07%) HP
3 10 (3.51%) Oracle
4 5 (1.75%) Splunk
4 5 (1.75%) JD Edwards
5 3 (1.05%) IBM
6 2 (0.70%) SAP
7 1 (0.35%) Atlassian
7 1 (0.35%) VMware
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + package
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £39239 - £47088 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Davanti Solutions
Salary: Up to £27,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago